Twenty Years' Recollections Of An Irish Police Magistrate. By Frank Thorpe Porter, A.M., J.P. and for Upwards of 25 Years a Magistrate of the Head Office of Dublin Police. Tenth Edition. Dublin: Hodges, 1880. Pp xii, 410, . Publisher's pictorial yellow paper boards, lettered in red. Lightly worn along spine, otherwise a very good copy.
First published in 1875, Frank Thorpe Porter's (1801-1881) book is full of personal anecdotes about the cases he was involved in, and the people he knew around Dublin, Dun Laoghaire, and further afield.